Size I Aluminum Crochet
At end of Round 3, the hat should measure approximately 1 3/4 inches. If you
have a measurement close to that, you should be fine. Fit does not have to be perfect. If it is off more than 1/4 inch, change
to a bigger or smaller hook.
Ch 4. Join with a sl st into the first ch to form ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 2, (Counts as first dc now and throughout
pattern.) 7 dc in ring. Join in top ch of ch 2. (8 dc)
Rnd 2: Ch 2. 1 dc in same sp as ch 2. 2 dc in each dc
around. Join with a sl st in top ch of ch 2. (16 dc)
Rnd 3: Repeat Rnd 2. (32 dc)
Rnd 4: Ch 2, 2 dc in next st. *dc in next dc, 2 dc in
dc. Repeat from * around. Join with sl st in top of ch 2. (48 dc)
Rnd 5: Ch 2, 1 dc in next st. *2 dc in next st, 1 dc
in next 2 dc.
Repeat from * around, ending with 2 dc in last dc. Join with sl st in top of
ch 2. (64 dc)
Rnd 6 – 13: Ch 2, 1 dc in ea dc around.
End off at the end of Rnd 13. Cut off the end of yarn
leaving a few inches for working in and end off.